Atlanta Campaign Rocky Face Ridge May 7-12, 1864-USDI-Whitfield Co.
Posted by: Sprinterman
N 34° 48.079 W 085° 00.724
16S E 681852 N 3852811
Quick Description: At State Patrol office on US 41 north of I75, Rocky Face
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 8/2/2008 7:47:17 PM
Waymark Code: WM4BN6
National Historic Site
Rocky Face Ridge
May 7-12, 1864
Federal frontal attacks failing completely here Sherman ably outflanked the Confederate army strongly entrenched across Rocky Face ridge and this gap. Whereupon Johnston with great skill reestablished a position by withdrawing to Resaca.
Type of Marker: Highway
Marker #: None
Sponsor: Not listed
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